Comic about the so-called ‘self-made men’. Many successful people view other members of society as irrelevant to their own personal fortune. Those who “did it all themselves” overlook many important ingredients to their success.
Who Owns the Million Dollar Baseball?: the full 56 page comic that this Doing It All Alone comic was excerpted from.
Setting the foundation: the overlooked public factors of individual success: my blog post more fully exploring the themes of the comic. Including why I drew the “self-made” businessman to resemble the world’s richest man, Jeff Bezos.
In 2004 the Boston Red Sox won the baseball World Series, breaking an 86-year drought. But controversy erupted when the player who caught the winning ball kept it as a personal souvenir. Comic about the winner-takes-all attitude of successful people who "did it all themselves".